Public Utilities

The City of Moore has 230 miles of water line, 34 active water wells, 5 water towers, one ground storage pump station, 2,000 fire hydrants, and two new water booster stations.

Water Quality

The City of Moore continually tests the quality of the drinking water that we produce. In addition, we are required to submit an official report to the State on an annual basis.

Water Quality Reports

2011 Annual Water Quality Report (complete version is available at Moore City Hall)
2011 Water Quality Table 1
2011 Water Quality Table 2

Water Leaks

Should you see water leaking from a water meter box or spouting up in the street, please call (405) 793-5080, 24 hours a day.

Personnel

Our water maintenance employees must be trained and licensed by the Oklahoma State Department of Health prior to working our water system. Employees must pass exams covering math, chemistry and state regulations; public health and safety are also major topics.

Big Trash

Residential Big Trash Pick Up Made Easier

  • Just call to schedule a pick up twice per calendar year 793-5070
  • Service is free to City of Moore residential utility customers
  • Voucher is available for one free drop off to the city landfill per calendar year (pick up at customer service at City Hall)

Sanitation

The City of Moore operates a fully automated residential sanitation service.

Current cost of residential sanitation service is $9.50 per month; additional carts may be acquired from the City at a cost of $4.75 per cart per month. For example, two carts would cost you $14.25 per month. Read More » about Sanitation

Sewer Problems?

CALL AHEAD!!!! Call us 24 hours a day at 793-5080 whenever you have signs of a developing backup. We’re on duty around the clock; working together, we can prevent most sewer backups. Signs of blockage include:

•Slow Draining Sinks
•Wastewater back flow
•Continuous Sewage Smell

If there’s a problem with the City line, we should be able to fix it before sewage backs up into your house. If your private line is blocked, we’ll tell you so you can get it fixed. Read More » about Sewer Problems?

Sewer Utility Surcharge

Effective with utility bills after June 30, 2013 there will be an $8 per month increase per account for sewer surcharge.

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Utility Line Protection Program Now Available

The City of Moore is pleased to announce a partnership with Service Line Warranties of America (SLWA) to offer the National League of Cities (NLC) Service Line Warranty Program to homeowners. The NLC Service Line Warranty Program offers voluntary warranty protection at an affordable price for water lines in the event of a failure.   Read More » about Utility Line Protection Program Now Available

Waste Water Treatment

The plant has a design of 4.5 million gallons of wastewater per day but can handle on a short basis a maximum flow of 11.25 million gallons per day. Treated effluent is pumped west from the plant to a tributary of the South Canadian River.
 

In recent years, the City of Moore made a $5 million investment in our wastewater system. $1.2 million was spent on upgrading the wastewater facility. This increased the treatment capacity by 1 million gallons per day at the plant.
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